33rd Annual Poke Salat Festival

Friday May 19, 2017 2 pm - 10 pm
Saturday May 20, 2017 10 am - 10 pm

Vendors open until 7:30 pm

Food Court and Entertainment until 10 pm
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33rd Annual Poke Salat Festival

We are so excited about the NEW Bluegrass Band Competition. Each band in the competition will get to play two songs in the Bluegrass genre. The band that wins the competition will get a $500 prize AND gets to play a 30 minute set on stage as an opening act for our headliners: Canaan's Crossing and The Darrell Webb Band.
Additional prizes will be announced for 2nd and 3rd place winners.

Call the Chamber of Commerce office to register your band.

Sponsored by the Volunteers of the Arab Animal Shelter

$5 donation to shelter to enter.
Register at the Volunteers booth by 11:30
Parade at 12
Blue Ribbons for: biggest pet, smallest pet, most
unusual, best dressed and crowd favorite.

Sponsored by the VFW & Auxillary Post #6226
and the Chamber of Commerce

Two man team competition
Social Division Competition starts at 9 am
Competitive Division Competition starts at 1 pm
There will be side games also
$30 registration in advance
$40 day of competition

Call Chamber of Commerce office to
register 256-586-3138

Monster Water Balls are coming back!!!
The kids (and some adults) had so much fun playing in the
water balls last year - and Tim's bringing them back! Try your
luck at being able to walk on water!

Bungee Jump at the Festival
Take a turn and show off your flips and twists!
Bungee Jump is returning to the Festival!

Watch Don and Gwen Chafin as they demonstrate chair
caning and basket weaving, using techniques that have
been handed down through the generations.
Sponsored by Chafin's Chair Caning

Wallace and Jackie Turman will be at the Festival with
Turman's Pottery. You can watch as Wallace creates new
pottery pieces on the wheel.

South Paw Obedience Training
SPOT will be giving demonstrations of their Obedience Training. 
They will be located with the Robert Browning group, who is heading up an 
effort to raise the money needed for the new Arab Dog Park. 


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